Mazatlán Selected as Host City for Mexico’s Tianguis Turístico 2018

Mazatlan, (photo by Mazatlan Tourism Board) www.TheMexicoReport.com

Mazatlán, known as the ‘Colonial City on the Beach’ has been selected as the site for the 43rd Tianguis Turístico in 2018, winning out over Guadalajara, and Querétaro. In the end, the Tianguis selection committee assessed three proposals, considering air…

One Million New Seats on International Direct Flights to Mexico in 2017

Sandos Cancun Luxury Experience Resort

 Boost in demand for travel to Mexico offers business growth opportunity for airline industry Mexico City, Mexico.  The Mexico Tourism Board announced today that Mexico’s global air connectivity continues to grow at a record pace, with airlines around the world…

2017 List of AAA Five Diamond Hotels and Restaurants in Mexico

Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun: Presidential suite terrace featuring a Jacuzzi for two and shimmering Caribbean views (www.TheMexicoReport.com via AMResorts)

AAA Awards 17 Hotels and Seven Restaurants in Mexico with Five Diamond Rating for 2017; Adds Four Seasons México, D.F. AAA has officially released its much-anticipated list of AAA Five Diamond Hotels and Restaurants for 2017, which includes inventory in the…

San Miguel de Allende Writers’ Conference Celebrates 12th Anniversary

San Miguel de Allende

The San Miguel writers’ confab is the most important bilingual literary event in Mexico presenting writers, journalists and artists from across North America and Europe. The 12th annual San Miguel Writers’ Conference and Literary Festival will be held in San…

Karisma Hotels & Resorts in Mexico’s Riviera Maya Announce Lineup of Award-Winning Chefs for 2017 Jackson Family Wines Culinary Series

Karisma Hotels & Resorts, Riviera Maya (www.TheMexicoReport.com)

Karisma Hotels & Resorts, an award-winning luxury hotel collection has announced its line-up of world-class chefs and winemakers for the fifth annual Jackson Family Wines Culinary Series, by Karisma.  The series delivers the ultimate Gourmet Inclusive® vacation experience, featuring exceptional service,…

New Managing Director of Los Cabos Tourism Board, Rodrigo Esponda, Discusses Growth of Los Cabos as World-Class Destination and Plans for 2017

Rodrigo Esponda, new managing director of Los Cabos Tourism Board

Rodrigo Esponda, the new managing director of Los Cabos Tourism Board, officially took charge of the Los Cabos Tourism Board in the last quarter of 2016 (October 3rd). His career previously included 16 years with Mexico Tourism Board, most recently as the Regional…

Grand Velas Los Cabos Now Open in Los Cabos, Mexico

Spa at Grand Velas Los Cabos (www.TheMexicoReport.com)

Grand Velas Los Cabos Features Special Wine, Commitment to the Arts, Dramatic Ocean Views, Wellness Suites & More After a soft opening in November, Grand Velas Los Cabos has officially opened its doors. The $150 million resort on Mexico’s Baja…

Top 6 Family Activities at Hacienda Tres Rios Resort, Spa & Nature Park

Najera family at Luna Maya private beach dinner at Hacienda Tres Rios (www.themexicoreport.com)

When they call it a nature park, it really is a natural paradise. Hacienda Tres Rios Resort Spa & Nature Park is located in the Playa del Carmen area of Riviera Maya in Quintana Roo, Mexico. From Cancun Int’l Airport,…

Flying Southwest Airlines to Mexico, What To Expect and Holiday Travel Tips

The Mexico Report's Susie Albin-Najera and kids on Southwest Airlines to Mexico

On December 4, Southwest Airlines started new, daily, non-stop international flights from Los Angeles Int’l airport (LAX) to Los Cabos (SJD), Puerto Vallarta (PVR) and Cancun (CUN), Mexico.  On the date they announced these new flights (August 18), I hopped…

Mexico Tourism Board Announces New Global Tourism Strategy

Mexico Tourism Board logo

The Mexico Tourism Board announced the results of a large tourism industry planning summit held in the coastal paradise Campeche, part of the Yucatan peninsula. The summit, with a theme of Co-Creating the New Era of Mexico Tourism, focused on…